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Laser show

Are 3D effects possible at a laser show? If so, how?

Yes, staging 3D effects with a laser show system is possible, though it requires the commitment with a projection screen. Even if a laser projector can project ... read more

How can a show laser system be used?

The possibilities of using a show laser system are very flexible and many-sided, which can’t be claimed of any other media in the visual area. Beam shows as well as  ... read more

What is the difference between fog and haze at a laser light show?

Compared to haze, fog is much denser. Therefore, you should never use haze for an outdoor laser light show, because the laser beams and ... read more

Can a laser light show be performed even if it is raining, snowing or

something similar?

In principle, a laser light show can be performed always as long as the laser show system is protected from ... read more

Where can I rent a laser show / laser light show?

You are of course right with us. Tell us what you want, what you imagine and what kind of location you have - we will ... read more

Can I rent a laser show without qualified personnel?

If you do not work regularly with laser show systems, you probably ... read more

Can I only rent the laser show equipment?

If you already possess a laser show system and need another equipment (for example smoke machines, ... read more top

Products

How do I operate a show laser system?

To control an ILDA-compatible show laser system a laser show software can be used. With the LPS-RealTIME Pro laser show software  ... read more

Are there special properties I should be aware of when buying a screen?

As with any other product, there are points you should consider when purchasing a screen. For a motorized screen, the  ... read more

Which fog liquid do I need for which show conditions?

Fog liquid is available in different intensities because of the different requirements ... read more

What do I need when buying a smoke maching (fog machine)?

The first step is done, if you already know for what kind of event (size, duration, indoor, outdoor) the smoke machine  ... read more

What do I need when buying a wind machine?

Like with a smoke machine you should first consider for which events it mainly will be used. Different locations require  ... read more top

Why does LPS not specify minimum or maximum data?

Our clients and potential buyers shall get a fast and transparent overview of the technical facts of our products. “Minimum” and “maximum” are known to be quite elastic terms. We think that  ... read more

What kind of show laser system do I need when I want to project a graphic

show?

If you merely want to project tickers (run text) and simple graphics, a 30 kpps or rather 40 kpps graphic scanner (at 8° ILDA) is absolutely adequate. In case that  ... read more

What do I have to take care of for a beam show?

A beam show or laser show with a permanently installed show laser system will be deemed that you make sure, that an expert properly makes the laser installation. Equal  ... read more

What laser power do I need?

The laser power you need depends on where and how impressive you want to stage laser shows. Let yourself  ... read more

How long is the life time of a show laser system?

The operating time of a show laser system is about 10,000 hours at laboratory conditions. As the conditions of an event are far from those of a laboratory ... read more top

What is an optical bench or optical table?

If a laser show system features an optical bench, then the system is equipped with a base plate (optical table) on which different units are mounted for deflection of the laser beams. This can be   ... read more

What is an USB Interface?

An USB Interface is an interface via USB between a computer and another device, such as a laser show system. This Interface converts an USB signal into ... read more

How useful is a flightcase and what should I pay attention?

A flightcase is particularly advisable if the product to be transported (in our case laser show system, smoke machine / fog machine, wind machine and so on) shall be largely protected from  ... read more

Are there any properties that are to be ovserved when purchasing a laser

show software?

When buying a laser show software there are mainly following properties worth considering: - How easily can the software be operated? - How clear is the laser show software  ... read more

How can I recognize a professional laser show software?

How professional a laser show software is, you will quickly recognize on the range of possibilities it offers. In addition  ... read more top

What properties should be considered to get a nice clear white?

To get a nice white for laser animations, both the wavelength and the power of the various lasers of the show laser system must be   ... read more

Laser Safety

Why is a scanner safety imperativ?

Animated laser beams are significantly less dangerous for the environment than fixed, non- moving beams. As each show laser system can  ... read more

Are there certain materials and / or objects a laser beam should never hit

on?

At a laser light staging you should take care of sensitive items such as cameras, beamers, projectors and other sensitive optics. These can react  ... read more

Are children more vulnerable suffering any eye or skin damage at a laser

show?

If all safety regulations and all safety precautions are fulfilled, there is neither danger for adults nor for children suffering eye or skin damages. Also with  ... read more

What does laser safety-zones mean?

Safety-zones are marked safety areas in the direct environment of the show laser, also called laser area, which serve safety to unauthorized persons. Those should not be able to tread the safety-zones ... read more top

General Information

Where can laser show systems be used? Indoor / Outdoor?

For the usage of laser show systems there are no limits for your fantasy as long as the safety of the viewer is ensured. Some projects require  ... read more

What do I need additional for a laser show, graphics and beam shows?

Whether laser graphic or beam show, for any type of laser show you first need a show laser system, as well as wind machines and fog machines. However, for a graphic show you  ... read more

Can I endanger myself and others through a laser show?

If your show laser system is technically in perfect condition, all the safety regulations are fulfilled and your laser show system is  ... read more top

Wavelength, wavelengths - what is it?

Light in simple physics is distinguished as electromagnetic waves, which resonate with a particular frequency. Frequency and the rate of ... read more

What means RGB?

RGB stands for the three primary colors red, green and blue. With these you can get the entire visible color spectrum through  ... read more

What does divergence mean?

The divergence specifies the expansion (widening) of a laser beam. As a unit of measure mrad (abbreviated for Millirad, known also as milliradians) is used. If the diameter  ... read more

What does ILDA mean? And for what is it?

ILDA is an acronym and stands for International Laser Display Association. This association was founded in Lake Tahoe, United States of America in  ... read more

What is a multimedia show?

During a multimedia show several show effects get combined artistically – with the goal to generate a fantastic emotion and a breathtaking  ... read more

Are show laser systems very susceptible to contamination when they are

exposed to fog?

If your show laser system is regularly exposed to fog please make sure to clean it regularly. Even seemingly “low-maintenance” systems or “maintenance-free” systems  ... read more top

What qualitative differences are there between the previous water-cooled

gas lasers, DPSS-lasers and diode lasers?

Gas lasers have compared to the present-day DPSS lasers (diode lasers, solid-state lasers) better beam data and the divergence is significantly  ... read more

What does kpps mean?

Kpps is the abbreviation of kilo point per second. Thus, the performance of the different scanners (galvanometer scanner, graphic projectors) which are on the market can be compared. The higher the  ... read more

Laser classification standard DIN-EN 60825-1- what does it mean?

All lasers are classified according to BGV B2. The standard DIN EN 60825-1 specifies ... read more top .
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FAQ - frequently asked questions

around laser show, show laser, laser

show software, ...

Laser show

Are 3D effects possible at a laser show? If so,

how?

Yes, staging 3D effects with a laser show system is possible, though it requires the commitment with a projection screen. Even if a laser projector can project ... read more

How can a show laser system be used?

The possibilities of using a show laser system are very flexible and many-sided, which can’t be claimed of any other media in the visual area. Beam shows as well as  ... read more

What is the difference between fog and haze at a

laser light show?

Compared to haze, fog is much denser. Therefore, you should never use haze for an outdoor laser light show, because the laser beams and ... read more

Can a laser light show be performed even if it is

raining, snowing or something similar?

In principle, a laser light show can be performed always as long as the laser show system is protected from ... read more

Where can I rent a laser show / laser light show?

You are of course right with us. Tell us what you want, what you imagine and what kind of location you have - we will ... read more

Can I rent a laser show without qualified

personnel?

If you do not work regularly with laser show systems, you probably ... read more

Can I only rent the laser show equipment?

If you already possess a laser show system and need another equipment (for example smoke machines, ... read more top

Products

How do I operate a show laser system?

To control an ILDA-compatible show laser system a laser show software can be used. With the LPS- RealTIME Pro laser show software  ... read more

Are there special properties I should be aware of

when buying a screen?

As with any other product, there are points you should consider when purchasing a screen. For a motorized screen, the  ... read more

Which fog liquid do I need for which show

conditions?

Fog liquid is available in different intensities because of the different requirements ... read more

What do I need when buying a smoke maching (fog

machine)?

The first step is done, if you already know for what kind of event (size, duration, indoor, outdoor) the smoke machine  ... read more

What do I need when buying a wind machine?

Like with a smoke machine you should first consider for which events it mainly will be used. Different locations require  ... read more top

Why does LPS not specify minimum or maximum

data?

Our clients and potential buyers shall get a fast and transparent overview of the technical facts of our products. “Minimum” and “maximum” are known to be quite elastic terms. We think that  ... read more

What kind of show laser system do I need when I

want to project a graphic show?

If you merely want to project tickers (run text) and simple graphics, a 30 kpps or rather 40 kpps graphic scanner (at 8° ILDA) is absolutely adequate. In case that  ... read more

What do I have to take care of for a beam show?

A beam show or laser show with a permanently installed show laser system will be deemed that you make sure, that an expert properly makes the laser installation. Equal  ... read more

What laser power do I need?

The laser power you need depends on where and how impressive you want to stage laser shows. Let yourself  ... read more

How long is the life time of a show laser system?

The operating time of a show laser system is about 10,000 hours at laboratory conditions. As the conditions of an event are far from those of a laboratory ... read more top

What is an optical bench or optical table?

If a laser show system features an optical bench, then the system is equipped with a base plate (optical table) on which different units are mounted for deflection of the laser beams. This can be   ... read more

What is an USB Interface?

An USB Interface is an interface via USB between a computer and another device, such as a laser show system. This Interface converts an USB signal into ... read more

How useful is a flightcase and what should I pay

attention?

A flightcase is particularly advisable if the product to be transported (in our case laser show system, smoke machine / fog machine, wind machine and so on) shall be largely protected from  ... read more

Are there any properties that are to be ovserved

when purchasing a laser show software?

When buying a laser show software there are mainly following properties worth considering: - How easily can the software be operated? - How clear is the laser show software  ... read more

How can I recognize a professional laser show

software?

How professional a laser show software is, you will quickly recognize on the range of possibilities it offers. In addition  ... read more top

What properties should be considered to get a

nice clear white?

To get a nice white for laser animations, both the wavelength and the power of the various lasers of the show laser system must be   ... read more

Laser Safety

Why is a scanner safety imperativ?

Animated laser beams are significantly less dangerous for the environment than fixed, non- moving beams. As each show laser system can  ... read more

Are there certain materials and / or objects a

laser beam should never hit on?

At a laser light staging you should take care of sensitive items such as cameras, beamers, projectors and other sensitive optics. These can react  ... read more

Are children more vulnerable suffering any eye or

skin damage at a laser show?

If all safety regulations and all safety precautions are fulfilled, there is neither danger for adults nor for children suffering eye or skin damages. Also with  ... read more

What does laser safety-zones mean?

Safety-zones are marked safety areas in the direct environment of the show laser, also called laser area, which serve safety to unauthorized persons. Those should not be able to tread the safety-zones ... read more top

General Information

Where can laser show systems be used? Indoor /

Outdoor?

For the usage of laser show systems there are no limits for your fantasy as long as the safety of the viewer is ensured. Some projects require  ... read more

What do I need additional for a laser show,

graphics and beam shows?

Whether laser graphic or beam show, for any type of laser show you first need a show laser system, as well as wind machines and fog machines. However, for a graphic show you  ... read more

Can I endanger myself and others through a laser

show?

If your show laser system is technically in perfect condition, all the safety regulations are fulfilled and your laser show system is  ... read more top

Wavelength, wavelengths - what is it?

Light in simple physics is distinguished as electromagnetic waves, which resonate with a particular frequency. Frequency and the rate of ... read more

What means RGB?

RGB stands for the three primary colors red, green and blue. With these you can get the entire visible color spectrum through  ... read more

What does divergence mean?

The divergence specifies the expansion (widening) of a laser beam. As a unit of measure mrad (abbreviated for Millirad, known also as milliradians) is used. If the diameter  ... read more

What does ILDA mean? And for what is it?

ILDA is an acronym and stands for International Laser Display Association. This association was founded in Lake Tahoe, United States of America in  ... read more

What is a multimedia show?

During a multimedia show several show effects get combined artistically – with the goal to generate a fantastic emotion and a breathtaking  ... read more

Are show laser systems very susceptible to

contamination when they are exposed to fog?

If your show laser system is regularly exposed to fog please make sure to clean it regularly. Even seemingly “low-maintenance” systems or “maintenance-free” systems  ... read more top

What qualitative differences are there between

the previous water-cooled gas lasers, DPSS-lasers

and diode lasers?

Gas lasers have compared to the present-day DPSS lasers (diode lasers, solid-state lasers) better beam data and the divergence is significantly  ... read more

What does kpps mean?

Kpps is the abbreviation of kilo point per second. Thus, the performance of the different scanners (galvanometer scanner, graphic projectors) which are on the market can be compared. The higher the  ... read more

Laser classification standard DIN-EN 60825-1-

what does it mean?

All lasers are classified according to BGV B2. The standard DIN EN 60825-1 specifies ... read more top .
© 2016 LPS-Lasersysteme
LPS worldwide LPS-Laser produces premium laser show systems and laser modules in Germany. Our laser show systems and laser shows are purchased and rented worldwide, like already in: Albania, Algeria, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bali, Belarus, Bolivia, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guadeloupe (Caribbean), India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Korea, Kuwait, La Réunion, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mali, Morocco, Oman, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arabic Emirates, United Kingdom, U.S.A., Vietnam and Yemen. Laser modules     Show laser systems Laser show rental Laser show - what is it and how does it work?
Contact LPS-Lasersysteme Mr. Siegmund Ruff / CEO Haidschwaerze 18 72131 Ofterdingen / Germany Phone: +49 7473 271177 Fax: +49 7473 271977 info(at)lps-laser.de shine bright since 1993.
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